Yale SOM MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 11, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

As you did for the last two years applying to Yale SOM, you need to make the most of its single required essay, but you also need to take the time to make every box in the application a home run. They are not after-thoughts....

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Understanding Stanford GSB’s Core Value of Intellectual Vitality

By - Jun 11, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Do you have the smarts that Stanford GSB is looking for? What are the qualities that Stanford GSB is looking for as they build their class? How do successful applicants stand out from the crowd? At a school as competitive as Stanford, it’s a fact...

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UCLA’s MS in Business Analytics: Prep for the Sexiest Job of the 21st Century [Episode 208]

By - Jun 11, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Are you a quant jock with a bit of a poet in you? Learn about UCLA Anderson’s new MS in Business Analytics! Harvard Business Review declared in 2012 that being a data scientist is the “sexiest job of the 21st century.” Glassdoor last year claimed it’s...

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Harvard Business School MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Jun 8, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

HBS must have liked the responses to last year's excellent essay question. This year's question is the same. Indeed there is very little change in the broad strokes of HBS' application this year. The essay is again required and there is NO word limit. The deadlines...

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NYU Stern Unveils New Tech MBA and Fashion & Luxury MBA One-Year Programs

By - Jun 8, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

New York University’s Stern School of Business’s new Tech MBA and Fashion & Luxury MBAs will enable students who are firmly committed to business careers in those areas to build applicable skills and knowledge, gain relevant real-world experience, and earn an MBA in one year...

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The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans [Application Essay Tips]

By - Jun 7, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Paul Soros was often overshadowed by his younger brother, financial wizard George Soros, but he was a millionaire in his own right. In contrast to George Soros’s success in the financial industry, Paul Soros made his mark on the world by innovating in the shipping...

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MBA Letters Of Recommendation: Who, When, What, Where & How

By - Jun 7, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Selecting your recommenders requires a strategy. I like to begin with the basics: Who, When, What, Where, and How. I also like to suggest that you waive your right to access it. The waiver makes the recommendation more credible to the admissions committee. Who? Who are the...

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8 Tips for Better Admissions Resumes

By - Jun 7, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This post is taken from The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes. Click here to download the full guide. Looking for solid tips for the actual writing of your resume? What should you include? What should you leave out? What sort of tone should you use? What...

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Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford [Application Tips]

By - Jun 6, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Do you aim to improve the world? Would you like to earn your graduate degree at Stanford tuition free? Then you will be happy to hear about the new Knight-Hennessy Scholars program at Stanford, a program that will cover 100 Stanford graduate students’ tuition for...

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The Best Thing You Can Do This Week for Your Stanford MBA App

By - Jun 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

You can’t apply to Stanford GSB on the spur of the moment – at least, you really shouldn’t if you hope to get accepted. But you can still make a last-minute decision to attend our free webinar, Get Accepted to Stanford GSB. With the strategies...

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